University of Idaho and Washington State University are fully engaged in economic development activities in this region, their states, nationally and globally. Each is the recipient of an Innovation and Economic Prosperity University designation by the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities’ Commission on Innovation, Competitiveness, and Economic Prosperity.
Universities enhance the competitiveness of their communities and regions – and also serve global society – through many diverse programs, services, and activities that span realms of:
• RESEARCH AND INNOVATION
• HUMAN CAPITAL / TALENT DEVELOPMENT
• STEWARDSHIP OF PLACE